​​​​Project Status - Minneapolis - Irving Avenue S. ​

​11/24/2015 Update

Crews from Michels Corporation, an authorized CenterPoint Energy contractor, finished open trenching large diameter natural gas distribution pipe along Irving Avenue S. late last week.

The City of Minneapolis is currently paving Irving Avenue S., from 34 Street W. to 32nd Street W. Irving Avenue S. is anticipated to reopen tomorrow, Wednesday, November 24.

Crews from Q3, an authorized CenterPoint Energy contractor, are restoring any final sidewalk panels throughout the scope of the project.

We understand that the Irving Avenue S. construction project was an inconvenience to people living, working and commuting in and around the area, so we greatly appreciate your patience and understanding as we work to complete all possible restoration in the 2015 construction season.

If you have questions regarding CenterPoint Energy’s restoration, please call 612-321-5042 or visit our website. Please note, restoration crews will return onsite in the spring. 

Even though CenterPoint Energy's 2015 construction season will be coming to a close next month, please continue to visit our website during the off season as 2016 projects in Minneapolis will be added weekly! Thank you. ​


11/16/2015 Update

Crews from Michels Corporation, an authorized CenterPoint Energy contractor, continue open trenching large diameter natural gas distribution pipe along Irving Avenue S.

CenterPoint Energy anticipates continuing construction with a full road closure of Irving Avenue S., from 34 Street W. to 32nd Street W., through the end of this week.

After the City of Minneapolis paves the road, Irving Avenue S. is anticipated to reopen by Friday, November 20 or Monday, November 23, weather permitting.

Please anticipate no parking on either side of Irving Avenue S. and the eastern sidewalk to be closed throughout the duration of the project. Currently, approximately 90% of the sidewalk is restored.

The crew onsite will continue to work with each property owner to maintain access to driveways when needed.

Please continue to visit our website for more information. Thank you.​ ​



11/5/2015 Update

Crews from Michels Corporation, an authorized CenterPoint Energy contractor, continue installing large diameter natural gas distribution pipe along Irving Avenue S.

CenterPoint Energy anticipates continuing construction with a full road closure of Irving Avenue S., from 34 Street W. to 32nd Street W., through Friday, November 13.

After the City of Minneapolis paves the road, Irving Avenue S. is anticipated to reopen by approximately Tuesday, November 17, weather permitting.

Please anticipate no parking on either side of Irving Avenue S. and the eastern sidewalk to be closed throughout the duration of the project. Currently, approximately 40% of the sidewalk is restored.

The crew onsite will continue to work with each property owner to maintain access to driveways when needed.

Please continue to visit our website for more information. Thank you.​​ ​



10/20/2015 Update

Crews from Michels Corporation, an authorized CenterPoint Energy contractor, finished replacing service lines along Irving Avenue S. yesterday, Monday, October 19.

A full closure of Irving Avenue S., from 34 Street W. to 32nd Street W., will begin today, Tuesday October 20 and continue through Wednesday, November 25.

Please anticipate no parking on either side of Irving Avenue S. and the eastern sidewalk to be closed throughout the duration of the project. The crew onsite will work with each property owner to maintain access to driveways when needed.

Please continue to visit our website for more information. Thank you.​​



​10/6/2015 Update

Crews from Michels Corporation, an authorized CenterPoint Energy contractor, will begin replacing service lines at scattered locations along Irving Avenue S. today, Tuesday, October 6.

R
epresentatives from CenterPoint Energy will contact residents whose gas service may be affected to schedule the necessary construction work on their property. If the gas meter is located inside your home or building, we will move it to an outside location.

Please anticipate intermittent sidewalk closures along Irving Avenue S. between 34 Street W. and 32nd Street W. as service line replacements continue through the end of next week.

Please note Irving Avenue S. will be closed to through traffic beginning in mid-October f
or approximately one month. Thank you. 


9/22/2015 Update

Crews from Michels Corporation, an authorized CenterPoint Energy contractor, will begin installing natural gas distribution pipe northwards along the east side of Irving Avenue S. on Monday, September 28.

Please anticipate no parking and sidewalk closures on the east side of Irving Avenue S. between 34 Street W. and 32nd Street W.

Crews will install natural gas distribution pipe for approximately one week, weather permitting. Service line replacements will follow.

Please note Irving Avenue S. will be closed to through traffic in October.

For more information, please visit our website. Thank you.​​​​